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  • VitalSmarts Releases the Impact Cloud Measurement Tool

     VitalSmarts Releases the Impact Cloud Measurement Tool

    March 19, 2013—Provo, UT— VitalSmarts, an innovator in corporate training and organizational performance, today released the Impact Cloud—a free, customizable, online tool that measures the impact of an organization’s training investment on key behavioral and business outcomes. Collecting both quantitative...…

  • Ten Must-have Mobile Apps for On-The-Go Business Trainers

    Ten Must-have Mobile Apps for On-The-Go Business Trainers
    Interaction is a must in today’s world of training. So, it makes sense that the use of mobile devices is a natural fit for distributed learning since it accompanies the trainer and the trainee...…
  • Employers Unfazed by Workers’ Intent to Quit

    Employers Unfazed by Workers’ Intent to Quit

    NEW YORK, March 21, 2013 – U.S. employers seem unfazed by workers’ intentions to seek new positions, according to a survey of nearly 1,000 companies by AMA Enterprise, a division of American Management Association. Sixty-nine percent of respondents see nothing...…

  • Most Employers Are Worried About Bench Strength

    Most Employers Are Worried About Bench Strength

    NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2013 – Two-thirds of U.S. employers are concerned about gaps in their organization’s management ranks, according to a survey of nearly 1,000 companies by AMA Enterprise, a division of American Management Association. Only 28 percent of respondents...…

  • Many Firms Expect Rising Employee Turnover

    Many Firms Expect Rising Employee Turnover

    NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2013 – One in three employers expect turnover to rise at their organization in 2013, according to a survey by AMA Enterprise, a division of American Management Association. In fact, five percent think turnover will increase significantly,...…

  • The Future of Training: Learner-Driven Process

    The Future of Training: Learner-Driven Process
    When we talk of how people learn, there is a general consensus among designers of educational courseware. We all take in information from our five senses, but some of us rely more on one particular sense than the others. For...…
  • The Leading Hotels of the World Extends Partnership with eCornell for Hospitality Training

    The Leading Hotels of the World Extends Partnership with eCornell for Hospitality Training

    ITHACA, NEW YORK, October 9, 2012 --  The Leading Hotels of the World, Inc. (LHW), the world's largest luxury hospitality organization, has renewed its distance learning partnership with eCornell for another year. eCornell's online courses remain central to professional development...…

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Are Millennials and Technology the New PB&J?

Michelle Eggleston

April 15 - Peanut butter and jelly are notorious counterparts that complement each other beautifully when layered between two slices of bread. Can...Read Post

The Need For A New Approach to Measuring Training’s Impact

Kaliym Islam

April 14 - Industry leaders appear to be divided about the correct way to address the need for training professionals to communicate the...Read Post